Wyatt Cenac Inks Deal with Warner Bros. Animation and Cartoon Network Studios

Warner Bros. Animation (WBA) and Cartoon Network Studios (CNS) have just signed an exclusive, multiyear cross-studio overall deal with Emmy Award-winning producer, writer, and performer Wyatt Cenac. Under the agreement, Cenac will develop and produce original animated programming at both WBA and CNS for a variety of audiences, including preschool, kids, adult, and

Sony’s Funimation Completes Crunchyroll Acquisition

Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE) and AT&T have just announced the completion of their deal, first announced last December, for SPE’s acquisition of leading anime platform Crunchyroll through Funimation Global Group, LLC. Funimation is a joint venture between SPE and Sony Music Entertainment (Japan) Inc.’s subsidiary, Aniplex Inc. Crunchyroll has grown into a premier anime direct-to-consumer service